F-15 makes emergency landing at PDX

F-15 lands at PDX, 2012 (KOIN 6 News, file)
F-15 lands at PDX, 2012 (KOIN 6 News, file)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — An F-15 made an emergency landing at Portland International Airport Tuesday morning.

Steve Johnson with the Port of Portland told KOIN 6 News the military plane had an issue while flying, but landed safely around 9:20 a.m.

Portland Airport Fire & Rescue was alerted and was on a precautionary standby, he said. The F-15 had its full landing gear but there was some related concern.

Maintenance crews are checking into the details of what may have caused the emergency at this time.

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